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1970’s Horror: Horror Express (1972)

1972 produced plenty of cult classics for horror fans; “Blacula”, “Children Shouldn’t Play with Dead Things” (from Bob Clark, who later directed “Black Christmas”, “Porky’s” and “A Christmas Story”), “Dr…

1970’s Horror: Let’s Scare Jessica To Death (1971)

In 2006, this classic was called one of the scariest films ever made by the Chicago Film Critics Association. I may even attest to that. When I screened it for…

1970’s Horror: House of Dark Shadows (1970)

We’ll begin my blog series reviewing 1970’s Horror Films, with “House of Dark Shadows” (1970, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer). Each blog shall give examples of how horror films evolved from (1970-1979), and stepped…

“Wild Rose” is Not to Be Missed

Last week, in a little gem of a theater called The Screening Room in Newburyport, MA, Marie d’Entremont and I had the pleasure of viewing a 2018 British musical drama…

Why Dark Phoenix Was More Marvel-ous Than Captain Marvel

Long before Marvel movies stole our hearts and imaginations with the Avengers movies, it found major hits in the first two “X-Men” films. The third film “X-Men: The Last Stand”…